Firefox, Windows Media Player and Windows Firewall

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by ion, Oct 16, 2005.

  1. ion

    ion Guest

    So, I was watching the Robert Davis beating on CNN's website using the
    Windows Media Player plug-in to Firefox. When it was over, a message
    box asked me:
    To help protect your computer, Windows Firewall has blocked some
    features of this program
    Do you want to keep blocking this program?
    Name: Firefox
    Publisher: Mozilla
    [Keep Blocking][Unblock][Ask Me Later]
    ion, Oct 16, 2005
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  2. I have absolutely no idea, but I would suggest installing a functional
    software firewall, and disabling the XP firewall.

    I've had good success with Sygate. Yes, I know they have been bought
    out by Symantec, but the firewall is still available and still working.

    Outpost free is also supposed to be very good.

    Leonidas Jones, Oct 17, 2005
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